EarthSong Lodge - Denali's Natural Retreat
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... I ordered a small bowl & Linda ordered the large but none of us expected the bowl to be quite sooooo large! They gave Linda her leftover in a takeaway container! In the early evening a lovely couple from Michigan who were camped in the next spot came over & invited us to join them around their fire. We spent a lovely 3 or so hours chatting with them, a really nice night. About 10pm Linda & I went back for a ...
... up to the wooden dog sled. Trainers select the dogs from the kennels and bring them over to the sled. They carry them by the neck in a two paw grab, their front two paws dangling above them as they hop on their two back feet. This allows the trainers more control of these powerful animals. The dogs are so eager to go they bark and jump up and down, wagging their tails. Barks and howls ring out across the forest. The trainers quickly harness the dogs as they jump, and bounce ...
... the quiet bush. Day 2 was our bus trip through the National Park, which is the only way to see this place. We chose the shuttle bus & had a great driver who gave us a commentary even though this was not necessarily the norm. The trip was 6 hours round trip to Toklat with several planned stops & many others when we saw wildlife or gorgeous views. Were lucky enough to have a ...
... favourite shows I have been watching is Alaska Railroad and Mary and her husband still feature on the show and are now in their 80s. Even better was when we passed their house, Mary was standing at the door waving to the train. I bought both her books she has written, describing her life starting out as a homesteader and how the seasons change in the region.
The train trip took 9 hours. We used a clock system to identify sites of interest including animals and views. People ...
... After dinner we went into the general store to get ice cream and look for Stubbs. Stubbs is the Mayor of Talkeetna and the boys wanted their picture taken with him. Unfortunately he was out hunting and not available for a picture. By the way, Stubbs is a cat. Yes! The Mayor of Talkeetna is a cat. We will try to find him tomorrow. A few shops later we headed back to the RV park and settled in for the ...